February 2016

Issue 7: On The Edge

Species near extinction, terrible mental health in academia, fancy forms of carbon, bitterly cold microbes, and fear in cinema: this month, everything is on the edge. Tipping, falling, teetering, gripping — there are a lot of ways to relate to an edge. Be careful, everyone...

Cover illustration by Elia Pirtle. Theme by Jen Martin. The bar headed goose holds the record for extreme altitude, and is able to sustain energy-intensive flapping flight at elevations where humans struggle even to sleep and eat.







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